Can Cats Come When Called?

Does your cat come to you when you call her name? Does she run to the door when you arrive home and call out to her or does she simply yawn and go back to sleep? For cat owners curious enough to see if they can train their cats to come to them when called, […]

Columbian Cat Tales: Cats and Cataracts

Have you noticed a change in the color of your cat’s eyes? Does her vision seem impaired? If so, cataracts may be the cause. Although sometimes considered a problem that affects only seniors, age often isn’t the main factor. Read the full story here.

Cat Spraying and Cat Cleaning

Inquiring minds want to know: What is spraying and how do you keep your place smelling springtime fresh? Quite simply, spraying is when your kitty leaves a small amount of urine on any surface in your home. Not always noticeable to the naked eye, these tiny spots are certainly detectable by their odor. Cat urine […]

The Reflector: Caturday: The Purrfect Storm!

Watch the hard-hitting action Saturday April 7, 2018 as Storm City Roller Girls battles it out on the track against the Gorge Roller Girls! The cat themed event will be held at the Clark County Event Center, 17402 NE Delfel Rd, Ridgefield, WA 98642 Storm City is proudly partnering with Furry Friends for this event.  […]

The Reflector: Go orange for animals in April

Statistics show that in America, an animal is abused every 10 seconds.April has been designated “Prevention of Cruelty to Animals” Month. A month during which everyone is urged to “Go Orange for Animals” to increase public awareness about these unconscionable, and usually unreported, incidents. Below are a few ways one can help the cause.   Read […]

KGW: Furry Friends Builds Halfway House for Cats

Cory Long of KGW channel 8 news came to the Furry Friends Halfway House on Thursday, September 28th to do a news spot about the kitties. The segment aired later that night on the 1o:00 pm and 11:00 pm news. Here is a link to the story CLICK HERE

KATU: Homeless cats hit the ‘kitty lottery’ by getting into Vancouver shelter

Lincoln Graves of KATU TV stopped by the FF Halfway House on Tuesday, September 19th 2017. He interviewed us for a spot on the news. VANCOUVER, Wash. — There’s no shortage of animal lovers in the Portland-Vancouver metropolitan area. There’s also no shortage of animal shelters working to find homes for pets in need. To view […]

Spot Magazine: Furry Friends to Participate in GIVE MORE 24!

Furry Friends is asking for your support on Thursday, September 21, during the Give More 24! online fundraising challenge hosted by the Community Foundation for Southwest Washington. The nonprofit, an all-volunteer cat adoption organization in Vancouver, WA, is looking to raise funds to cover the extraordinary medical expenses of cats in their care. These costs […]

Columbian: Trade association donates grant to cat shelter

Chloe Moesch, from the Western U.S. Agricultural Trade Association and volunteer for Furry Friends, with a $226 check that the association donated to the cat shelter. The Western U.S. Agricultural Trade Association chose Furry Friends as the recipient of the association’s January “Casual for a Cause” collection. The group raised $226 to go toward the […]

Spot Magazine: Sandra Bush, Vet Tech Extraordinaire

Sandy Bush is a person that loves animals so much that she has dedicated her life to their well being. It was over 15 years ago that she received her Associate of Science degree in Veterinary Medicine from Portland Community College and she has been a Veterinary Technician ever since.  Her compassion for animals runs […]

KGW: Cat Rescue to Host “My Fair Kitty” Dinner and Auction

Furry Friends is hosting its eighth annual dinner and auction fundraiser on Saturday, September 17th from 5 PM to 9 PM at the Firstenburg Community Center. While this year’s theme, “My Fair Kitty,” encourages attendees to wear costumes from the Academy Award winning film “My Fair Lady”, dressing to the nines is purely optional.